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WASHINGTON News: Drug Trafficker, Dontae Robey Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison For Distributing Narcotics in Northwest Washington and Maryland

Guilty Plea Results in Fourth Drug Trafficking Conviction WASHINGTON – Dontae Robey, 36, of Landover, Md., was sentenced today to eight years in prison for trafficking in heroin, crack, and powder cocaine in the Shaw area of Northwest Washington and Maryland, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Nancy McNamara, Assistant Director in Charge of the … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Drug Trafficker, Dontae Robey Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison For Distributing Narcotics in Northwest Washington and Maryland

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Deangelo Jenkins Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearms and Narcotics Charges

Two Guns and Cocaine Base Recovered in Searches of Defendant and Car He Was Driving WASHINGTON – Deangelo Jenkins, 33, of Washington, D.C., has pled guilty to federal firearms and narcotics offenses stemming from an investigation in which law enforcement recovered two loaded handguns and cocaine base, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Peter … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Deangelo Jenkins Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearms and Narcotics Charges

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Austin Peed Pleads Guilty to Participating in Firearms Trafficking Conspiracy

FBI Recovered Multiple Assault Rifles During Its Investigation WASHINGTON – Austin Peed, 36, of Avenue, Md., pled guilty today to trafficking in firearms following his arrest in a nearly year-long investigation involving narcotics and firearms trafficking, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Nancy McNamara, Assistant Director in Charge of the FBI’s Washington Field Office. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Austin Peed Pleads Guilty to Participating in Firearms Trafficking Conspiracy

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Woman, Aminata Bah Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Obstruct Investigation Into Homicide Committed by Boyfriend

Violence Took Place in July 2017 in Georgetown Area WASHINGTON – Aminata Bah, 24, of Bowie, Md., has pled guilty to conspiring to obstruct justice stemming from her actions over the course of the investigation into a murder last year that was committed by her boyfriend, U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu announced today. The boyfriend, … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Woman, Aminata Bah Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Obstruct Investigation Into Homicide Committed by Boyfriend

WASHINGTON News: Patricia Pauline Driscoll, Former Executive Director of Military Charity Found Guilty of Fraud and Tax Evasion

Defendant Found Guilty of Stealing from Charity, Defrauding Donors, Lying to IRS WASHINGTON – Patricia Pauline Driscoll, the former executive director of the Armed Forces Foundation, was found guilty by a jury today of charges stemming from a scheme in which she stole from the non-profit charity, defrauded donors, and lied to the Internal Revenue … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Patricia Pauline Driscoll, Former Executive Director of Military Charity Found Guilty of Fraud and Tax Evasion

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Lonniel Peterson Jr. Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Escaping from Halfway House in Southeast Washington

Defendant Later Re-Arrested on Gun and Drug Charges WASHINGTON – Lonniel Peterson Jr., 28, of Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to 27 months in prison after pleading guilty to escaping from a halfway house in the District of Columbia, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Robert Turner, United States Marshal for the District of … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Lonniel Peterson Jr. Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Escaping from Halfway House in Southeast Washington

WASHINGTON News: TWO GREEK SHIPPING COMPANIES PLEAD GUILTY TO ILLEGALLY DISCHARGING OIL INTO TEXAS PORT WATERS

Vessel Master and Operator Company Admit to Lying to Coast Guard, Company to Pay $4 Million Criminal Fine WASHINGTON – Two Greek shipping companies, Avin International LTD, and Nicos I.V. Special Maritime Enterprises, pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in Beaumont, Texas, to charges stemming from several discharges of oil into the waters of Texas … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: TWO GREEK SHIPPING COMPANIES PLEAD GUILTY TO ILLEGALLY DISCHARGING OIL INTO TEXAS PORT WATERS

WASHINGTON News: Repeat Offender, Daquan Jackson Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Escaping from a Halfway House in Southeast Washington

Defendant Committed a Carjacking After Escaping; Prosecution is Part of Ongoing Effort to Prosecute Federal Escapees WASHINGTON– Daquan Jackson, 22, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to 33 months in prison for escaping from a halfway house in the District of Columbia, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Robert Turner, United States Marshal for … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Repeat Offender, Daquan Jackson Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Escaping from a Halfway House in Southeast Washington